Teacher of Science (Maternity Leave)

St Benedict's Catholic High School, Whitehaven, Cumbria, CA28 8UG

7 days remaining to apply

  • Job start date

    3 January 2023

  • Closing date

    7 December 2022 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    24 November 2022

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5

Working pattern

Contract type

Maternity or parental leave cover - Up to 12 months

Pay scale


What skills and experience we're looking for

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic, inspirational and talented teacher to join our experienced team of teachers for a temporary maternity leave cover. We want a person who is passionate about learning and teaching Science, and who is willing to take part in developing the vision, commitment and determination to raise standards across all levels and abilities.

What the school offers its staff

As a Catholic school, we have a strong sense of faith and seek to nurture the God-given gifts in both our staff and our students. We encourage a sense of self-awareness, self-worth, and self-fulfilment, so that our students have every opportunity to flourish spiritually and become well rounded and highly employable individuals ready to take their place in society as tomorrow’s role models.

Commitment to safeguarding

St Benedict’s School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of its students. All applicants are subject to the requirements of the Safeguarding Children and Safer Recruitment in Education guidelines. This will include checks with past employers and the need for the successful applicant to hold or undergo a suitable enhanced DBS disclosure. This post is a full time, temporary contract (maternity leave).

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About St Benedict's Catholic High School

School type
Local authority maintained school, Roman Catholic, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1100 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Phone number

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School location

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